Residential Services

Registered Home Manager

Jolanda Brookes

Jolanda recently joined The Hale and previously worked for 13 years with children and young adults with challenging behaviour, that have suffered abuse and trauma. Over the last 6 years she has been a Registered Manager, running two, two bedded therapeutic children’s homes simultaneously. Jolanda has a Level 4 NVQ in children and young, a Level 4 in leadership and Management, and also a BA Hons in Social Policy and Social Care. Jolanda has a passion for working with damaged children, in providing them a safe, warm and nurturing environment.

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Clinical Psychologist

Dr. Sabrina Chan

I am a clinical psychologist and have been practising in the field since 2008. I am deeply passionate in my work with children, their caregivers and other significant people in their life. Being able to walk with our young people as they journey to create new and meaningful stories, discover who they want to be, and find the tools to carve out their own niches in life and shape their identity, is part of my role as a therapist within the home. Working collaboratively with the care family and team around each young person to maintain a safe space and provide the positive relationship experiences they require to thrive is also an aspect of my work that I deeply value, and which I contribute to as a facilitator, trainer and clinician.

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